LS variable metadata
Variable: OAPIND8
Table: ME81
Short description: Number of persons in household aged 60 or over. 1981.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 0 - 50 = Number of persons aged 60 and over.
-9 = Not applicable (visitor or enumerated in a communal establishment)
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Derived by counting the number of usually resident persons in the household aged 60 or over.
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) page 288, page 38, page 65.